Business Telephone System

8x8 Platinum Partner

du Pré was one of the first specialists in the UK to promote the use of Hosted Business Telephone System in mainstream businesses. In 2008 managing your business-critical telephone system remotely was considered pioneering, but now flexible hosted systems have become the norm. A decade on we have built a wealth of experience in this field, recognised by the fact du Pré is the only UK Platinum Partner of leading global hosted provider, 8×8.

8×8 Business Telephone System gives you the flexibility to grow and change, lets your people work on the move or even from home, just as if they were in the office. Inbuilt collaboration tools to hold online meetings enabling the sharing of content and video and provides a new avenue for communicating with customers, suppliers and other members of your team. We are experts in the field; du Pré has been providing a Managed Telephone System since early 2007.

8×8 Business Telephone System

8×8 is a business grade hosted telephony service offering a wide range of features which enables anytime, anywhere communication via your desk phone, computer and even your mobile. 8×8 operates over a high-performance broadband connection, offering HD voice quality from a desk phone, laptop or via a mobile app. On top of all of that, all UK calls, national, local and mobile, are free with 8×8. Our system uses industry leading Polycom desk phones and conference phones.


All UK, national, local and mobile calls are included within your monthly subscription.

All of your employees can make and receive calls as if they were at their desk, even if they are in another of your offices, on the move, or at home.

The free PC and mobile apps allow you to make a receive calls on the go. You can view internal contacts and see if they are available, currently on the phone, or away from their desk. If they are not available, you can instant message them.

8×8 provides personalised voicemail messages, and sends email notifications when the user has a new voicemail. Also, users can forward their calls to another employee’s number. Combined, these features are great if an employee is absent or on annual leave.

With our service you will always have the latest and greatest. Whenever a new feature becomes available, or an existing feature is improved, updates are automatically applied. As a result, not only does this make 8×8 truly future proof, but it also means that the system is always compliment with all current and future legislation.

Key Features

  • Free UK national, local and UK mobile calls
  • Add and move users on demand
  • Always have the latest and most up-to-date version of the system
  • Make and receive calls on the move or at home
  • Unified communications
  • Free mobile and desktop app
  • Perfect for home and remote workers.
  • Disaster recovery and flexible working – remote and home use with flexible diverts and calling group options.
  • Personalised voicemail message with email notification for each user.

If you would like a demonstration of 8×8 and all of its features, please contact a member of our Sales Team on 01635 55 55 50.